A Traditional Fall Wedding in New York

Nearly six years later, inside the library room of Washington, D.C.'s Jefferson Hotel, the couple became engaged. "A couple of minutes after we sat down, a waiter came in with a bottle of champagne and a note that read 'will you marry me?'" Sarah recalled. She turned to Scott and found him on one knee, holding a cushion-cut diamond ring. "Fifteen minutes later, our mothers walked in—they had flown to D.C. without me knowing."


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